Fingernails bitten: 8/10
Escape movie rating: 7/10
Daniel Radcliffe’s accent: 8/10
It’s only when you watch a horror film shot almost entirely in the daytime that you realise just how much other movies within the genre rely on darkness. Midsommar is dazzlingly bright and colourful, and yet is by far the best horror film to hit screens this year.
Following the shocking death of her sister and parents, Dani (Florence Pugh) suffers from severe bouts of anxiety and depression. Her douchey boyfriend Christian (Jack Reynor) is only intermittently attentive, and is…
I feel like this movie may got a lot of heat due to a potentially misleading bit of marketing. On the surface it looks like a typical jumpy possession type flick, and if you go in expecting that you may be either disappointed or pleasantly surprised, depending upon your taste. Thankfully, although I enjoy a cheap jumpy scare, I also enjoy an offbeat, slow burn horror; and Saint Maud is exactly that. This is a film told from a very…